Texas vs Minnesota Game Final 7-2 - Nick Tepesch Earns Win
Texas grabbed a 7-2 win over Minnesota on Monday, as Nick Tepesch was credited with a win at Target Field.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as -117 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go PUSH the closing total of 9.
Nick Tepesch earned the victory for the Rangers, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 0, and allowing 7 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Elvis Andrus in the win.
Minnesota got a 7-inning outing from Kevin Correia in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 0 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Aaron Hicks had 2 hits in the loss for the Twins.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 11 hits, while Minnesota only had 9.